Alan Chandler

Alan Chandler

Interim Dean of Research


Material technology, the theory of architectural conservation and community engagement; Office for Postgraduate Research and Engagement; Dean of Research

Department of Architecture & Visual Arts , School Of Architecture, Computing And Engineering

Co-Director of the Sustainability Research Institute. Research leader for REF 2014 and 2021, specialist in collaborative practice with expertise in the fields of fabric formed concrete development and the politicisation of architectural heritage. Current responsibilities include University level coordination of collaborative research around the UN Sustainability Development Goals.

Areas Of Interest

  • Sustainable construction innovation and practice: sustainable and low carbon construction.
  • The social impact of heritage theory and practice: Building conservation, political theory in relation to place and history